Five healthcare workers infected at Royal Children's Hospital
Five healthcare workers at Royal Children's Hospital test positive to COVID-19 in outbreak that may be linked to sushi outlet at the hospital's food court.
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Predicting Nasal High-Flow Treatment Success in Newborn Infants with Respiratory Distress Cared for in Non-Tertiary Hospitals
To evaluate demographic and clinical variables as predictors of nasal high-flow treatment success in newborn infants with respiratory distress cared for in Australian...
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Study shows the transmission of infection within the hospital
One in four inpatients with influenza in a given season showed signs of having become infected during care. This is clear from a University of Gothenburg thesis about the...
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Michigan school gets almost $10 million for low-moisture food pathogen research
A Michigan State University researcher has received a $9.8-million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the National Institute of Food and Agriculture for a...
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Viral load peaks in early stages of COVID-19 disease, shows study
In a retrospective study, investigators from New York University Langone Health found that the quantity of SARS-CoV-2 collected from patients in the emergency department is...
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Analysis of maternal deaths in Mozambique reveals major diagnostic error in most cases
An analysis of a series of maternal deaths in Maputo's central hospital, in Mozambique, reveals a major diagnostic error in almost 40% of the deaths.
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Umbilical cord blood safely and effectively treats children with rare genetic disorders
Researchers at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh found that infusing umbilical cord blood - a readily available source of stem cells - safely and effectively treated 44...
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Fewer heart attacks seen by NHS amid coronavirus
Hospital admissions in England dropped by a third, suggesting thousands did not receive expert care.
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New link between impaired brain energy metabolism and delirium discovered
Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have discovered a new link between impaired brain energy metabolism and delirium - a disorienting and distressing disorder particularly...
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US Supreme Court's Ruth Bader Ginsburg in hospital after possible infection
The health of the liberal justice is closely watched because a Supreme Court vacancy could give Republican President Donald Trump the opportunity to appoint a replacement.
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MRNA Vax Against COVID-19 Passes First Hurdle
Moderna's mRNA vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 produced an immune response in healthy adult volunteers and was mostly well-tolerated, interim findings from a phase I dose-escalation...
Why Obesity May Stack the Deck for COVID-19 Risk
It has become clearer that people who are obese are one of the groups at highest risk from the disease, regardless of their age
25 Mental Health Apps, Directories, and Podcasts to Help Improve Black...
Focusing on your mental health is an important aspect to well-being, but due to the stigma surrounding mental health, many people are afraid or embarrassed to discuss what...
Bacteria in newborn's stool may indicate risk of obesity
The bacteria found in a baby's first stool can predict its likelihood of becoming overweight by the age of three, according to a new prospective, population‐based study...
Nitrates in amaranth boost aerobic performance, study finds
An extract of amaranth was shown to boost the aerobic capacity of young male subjects in a cycling test, a study has found.
Study Reports Raise in HIV, TB, Malaria Deaths Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Prioritising the most critical services, like antiretroviral therapy for HIV, timely TB diagnosis and treatment, and provision of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets for...
Half of covid-positive nursing home residents had no symptoms
A Johns Hopkins University study urges universal coronavirus testing in long-term care homes after 55% of 354 patients had no symptoms at the time the tested positive for the...
If You Only Have One Exercise In Your Routine, Make It One Of These
Fitness pros share the workouts and moves they would do every day if they could.
Andexxa Enters Guidelines for Bleeding on Oral Anticoagulation
Recently-approved treatments prompted an update to American College of Cardiology guidance on managing bleeding in patients on oral anticoagulation. New guidance included the...
In-app Mental Health Support By Snapchat in India
Snapchat has announced in-app support to its users in India who may be experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis.